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Catalog Number 1998.015.001
Caption 1891 painting of Anacortes
Description Anacortes History Board's Presentation at City Hall of "Anacortes 1891" painting from LeRoy Moyer on August 6, 1960. Left to right: Wallie Funk, Doug Burton, Mrs. C. F. Stafford, Mrs. William Bessner, right. This painting was done by an itinerant artist staying at an Anacortes hotel who could not pay his debt, so he painted what he saw out his window and left the painting in the room to cover his costs. Original painting hangs in the Anacortes Museum. It is 81" x 65-1/2" at edge of framing.
Date 1960
Photographer Wallie Funk
Subjects Anacortes
History
People FUNK, Wallie Valentine [Jr.]
EVERHART, Doug
STAFFORD, Madge DAVIS
BESSNER, Anna SCHWARTZ
Place Anacortes
Search Terms Anacortes History Board
Anacortes Museum
Anacortes Museum of History and Art
Object Name Negative